Hostal Garuda , Chiclayo , Peru

Located in the fishing town Pimentel, Hostal Garuda is the most traveller friendly accommodation in the area and a recommended stay thanks to its friendly, laid-back character.The attractive and brightly painted facade, hints at the buildings history; once home to a wealthy Pimentel family, it retains it's Colonial style with many of the house's original features.

Hostel Garuda manages to exude a relaxing, interesting character thanks to the original artwork on the walls and the tourist board posters of various locations from all over the world. Daniel, the friendly owner, is well travelled and will provide all the information needed to make the most of your stay.
Hostal Garuda boasts ten private rooms, all with a private bathroom, clothes storage, reading lamps and cable television. Rooms on the 2nd or 3rd floor offer an uninterrupted sea view and may cost a little extra. Prices vary depending on the season but range from 40 – 110 Soles. The two dorm rooms are slightly cheaper and lack a TV but have good shared bathrooms and all showers have ample hot water.

Your stay at Garuda also includes a complementary Norteņo breakfast, consisting of eggs, cheese, bread, butter, jam and coffee or tea. The kitchen in the hostal is used by staff but outside of meal times, guests can use it to self-cater.

As the area offers excellent surfing opportunities, Hostel Garuda can help guests to arrange surfboard hire and recommend a nearby, locally run surf school.

In addition to the hostal, Garuda also owns a private beach-front apartment across the road which can be rented out to groups and families. The apartment consists of three bedrooms (two double, one single) a kitchen, telephone, wi-fi, cable TV, lounge with dining table and sitting area and a utility room. The master bedroom has an en-suite bathroom. As well as the additional privacy of an apartment, residents will enjoy the commanding sea views. This costs around 230 Soles per night depending on the season.
How to get there...
From Chiclayo take a combi-van from the 'Westers Combi' terminal to Pimentel. The driver should know Garuda by name but if not, stay on until you get to the seafront. You will see a large pier, Garuda is one street back from the beach and a two minute walk north of the pier. Alternatively take a taxi from Chiclayo. Prices from Chiclayo to Pimentel should be around 3 soles for a combi bus and 20 soles for a taxi, taking 30 minutes and 15 minutes respectively.
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